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As a movement, personalized learning holds great promise. In short, audacity need not be the enemy of the practical. By drastically reshaping our ideal schools to better represent the “educational hubs” that support personalization, we open more possibilities than we close.
"Educators are able to design the QFT flexibly to address their specific teaching and learning goals for units and lessons while carving out space for students to drive the learning process."
“We have to be willing to do the harder, more frightening thing: we need to let go.”
What do you believe about kids? What do you believe about learning? Do you always act how you believe?
"To sustain a democracy requires a democratic culture nurtured by our education system." Ramona Treviño explains how student voice nurtures and uplifts a democratic society
"I believe schools should equip and empower students to navigate and shape society in order to deconstruct oppressive social institutions like racism and classism, by being places that model democratic decision-making.”
"...in this past year we have experienced many victories in the struggle for a more just public education system. The growth of youth organizing groups signals that the new generation can be a powerful voice in the movement toward equity and excellence in the public schools."